Animal care; redefines home-based rescue. (HB2312)

Introduced By

Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Animal care; home-based rescues.  Redefines "home-based rescue" to remove the requirement that the rescue operates primarily for the purpose of finding permanent adoptive homes for companion animals. Also, prior to transferring animals, animal shelters and other certain releasing agencies are required to provide certifying documents that state conformance with existing law and assurance that any of its home-based rescues or foster care providers provide adequate care. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Committee
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101562D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/19/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2312)
01/25/2011Assigned ACNRsub: #1 Agriculture
01/31/2011Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
02/08/2011Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources